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CNN
Jan 19, 2013 5:00am PST
. anti-doping agency still wants lance armstrong to come clean under oath. in a frank and really revealing interview, armstrong told miss winfrey about the years of systematic drug use on the u.s. postal service cycling team but he continued to decline accusations that he forced members of the team to dope. >> i was the leader of the team. i wasn't the manager, general manager, the director, the -- >> but if someone was not doing something to your satisfaction, could you get them fired? >> it depends what they're doing. if you're asking me somebody on the team says i'm not going to dope. >> yeah. >> and i say you're fired? >> yes. >> absolutely not. >> could you -- >> could i? i guess i could have, but i never did. >> ed laveandera is in armstrong's hometown in texas. i want to focus on his teammates and many testified to usada about a code of silence. we're showing video of him making zipped lip motions on the tour. a lot of people believe that's in reference to keeping quiet. what's been the response to his former teammates to this confession? >> many of those former teammates
CNN
Jan 19, 2013 10:00am EST
, lance armstrong opened up to oprah winfrey in a stunning and frank discussion about his years of doping while he was a member of the u.s. postal service cycling team. when asked why he decided to come clean after a decade of denials, he told oprah he did it for his 13-year-old son. >> when this all really started, i saw my son defending me and saying, "that's not true, what you're saying about my dad is not true." and it almost guess to the question of why now. he can't -- yeah. that's when i knew i had to tell him. >> a more defiant armstrong came through when he talked about his lifetime ban and his desire to return to racing. >> do i want to compete again? >> uh-huh. >> the answer's hell yes. i'm a competitor. it's what i've done my whole life. i love to train. i love to race, i love it tow the line. if i was -- and i don't expect it to happen. >> and of course twitter has been on fire all week with reactions to armstrong's confession. david walsh, the journalist who actually first raised questions about lance armstrong back in 1999, has been tweeting up a storm. one of his tw
CNN
Jan 19, 2013 7:30am EST
with oprah winfrey, fallen cycling great, lance armstrong, confessed that not a single one of his seven tour de france wins was done without the help of a banned substance. and for his millions of fans around the world who believed him, armstrong shared this message. >> i understand your anger, your sense of betrayal. you supported me forever, through all of this, and you believed, and i lied to you. and i'm sorry. and i will spend -- i will spend, and i am committed to spending, as long as i have to to make amends. knowing full well that i won't, i won't get very many back. >> president obama's second inaugural won't have quite the same glitter as that historic first one, but just as in 2009, they will be very busy this inaugural weekend. nearly a million people are expected for the swearing in and the parade on monday. all of it taking place under very tight security. and that all starts today. the president and vice president joe biden will take part in a community clear project. by example, both are urging americans to take part in the national day of service, which pays tribu
CNN
Jan 13, 2013 5:00am PST
. >> all right. forget lance armstrong or the gun debate or the oscars, here is a sports story that comes from a half mile under the ocean. the first ever pictures of a giant squid in its natural habitat. take a look here. the ten-foot find was touted as one of the most important discoveries in decades. but in california, they don't have time to talk about giant squids, instead, they have their own fishing frenzy. our miguel marquez has more. >> reporter: it is a southern california squid frenzy. >> up and over. there we go. >> reporter: every night fishing boats packed to the gills set off to hunt for two to three-foot long and sometimes bigger squid. the sea here off of dana point thick with creel, squid food, and the elusive creature s as a great sport fishing and make a fine squid steak, but they are bizarre shooting ink in water as they fight to stay in the sea. when out of the water, they change colors, and sometimes like a traffic light. >> this is what the squid hunters have come after, humboldt squid, and look at that. there's the eye there, and the teeth are right in here, and i
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